Tommy J. DeBardeleben

Rating of 5-Top Notch Birding Locations


Area 1-Highway 87 from Desert to High Country

Four Peaks Wilderness

Sunflower (Old Beeline Highway)

Bushnell Tanks

Mount Ord

Slate Creek Divide Area


Area 2-Lower Salt River Recreation Area

Granite Reef Recreation Site

Coon Bluff Recreation Site

"Foxtail/Sheeps Crossing stretch" Recreation Site

Butcher Jones Recreation Site


Area 3-Apache Trail

Fish Creek


Area 4-Gilbert, Mesa, and Chandler

Gilbert Water Ranch


Area 5-South Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Tempe

Desert Botanical Gardens


Area 7-Southwest Phoenix

Glendale Recharge Ponds

Tres Rios Overflow Wetlands

Tres Rios Wetlands-Hayfield Site


Area 8-Arlington to Gila Bend

The "Thrasher" Spot at Baseline Road/Salome Highway


Area 10-Northwest

Morgan City Wash

Hassayampa River Preserve


Area 11-Cave Creek

Lower Camp Creek

Seven Springs Wash

Seven Springs Recreation Area


Area 12-Lower Verde River

Box Bar Recreation Site

Horseshoe Lake Recreation Area

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